Frank Underwood — correction, President Underwood — is officially more powerful than ever. House of Cards returns on Netflix Friday with Kevin Spacey's cunning politico now holding all the cards. USA TODAY's Andrea Mandell catches up on where we left off, and what we can expect (warning for those who are behind on the streaming series: spoilers ahead).
Where we left off: The vice president successfully maneuvered the president of the United States out of office, landing the job of the world's most powerful man. Checkmate.